Chemical Engineers design chemical plant equipment and devise processes for manufacturing chemicals and products, such as gasoline, synthetic rubber, plastics, detergents, cement, paper, and pulp, by applying principles and technology of chemistry, physics, and engineering.
These job titles that often incite thoughts of “dino bone hunters,” actually have many different focuses of their research. Since the focus of the jobs is to learn, the high level of educational requirements is not a surprise. A bachelors degree is the minimum requirement for entry level positions.
Engineers are vital to developing the plans for physical improvements. This responsibility is even more important in the Electrical field, as more energy is needed everyday. The intricate nature of electrical systems requires those in this field to have masters level education.